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Ulrike is a PhD student at the Centre for HCI Design, School of Informatics, City University, London. In her work, she focuses on how elderly people's attitudes, lifestyles and values impact on their usage of online support communities. She believes that eliciting how elderly people view the benefits and challenges of online social support helps us to understand how to design online support communities specifically for this target population.

Address: Centre for HCI Design, City University, London. Northampton Square, EC1 0HB, London

Panayiotis is an Associate Professor in the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts at Cyprus University of Technology. His research areas are in the area of Human Computer Interaction, Social Computing and Inclusive Design with an emphasis on the design of interactive systems for people with disabilities and the elderly.

Address: Department of Multimedia & Graphic Arts, Cyprus University of Technology. P.O. Box 50329, Limassol 3603, Cyprus

Stephanie is a Senior Lecturer and Senior Tutor for Research in the Centre for HCI Design at City University London. Her research is concerned with understanding the work that people do and exploring the design and evaluation of novel interaction technologies to support that work. Most recently, her focus has been on systems to support collaboration and coordination of work in the healthcare domain.

Address: Centre for HCI Design, City University, London. Northampton Square, EC1 0HB, London